SURFACE presents Bela Shehu and Melissa D’Agostino fashion design and Julia Blaukopf photographs in support of 
The Reading Viaduct Project.

Featuring Bela Shehu’s elegant, architectural line of women’s apparel, NINOBRAND, Melissa D’Agostino’s shibori hand-dyed one-of-a-kind silk and knit clothing, scarves and ties, D’Agostino Fashion Textile Design, and photography by Julia Blaukopf.     
April 5th  5:00 -7:00 PM  |  Exclusive Fashion Show  |  Wine, hors d’oeuvre, art and fashion. Engage in conversation with the clothing designers, the founders of the Reading Viaduct Project and the members of SURFACE in an elegant former Victorian Mansion followed by an exclusive fashion show on the grand staircase.

April 5th  7:00 -9:00 PM  |  Public Reception  |  Photography Installation, architectural renderings, wine, & an opportunity to chat with the individuals and designers behind the clothing lines and The Reading Viaduct Project.

The event will be held at CITYSPACE. Please note that this is a ticketed event. All proceeds benefit the Reading Viaduct Project and support the mission of a neighborhood park along the elevated Viaduct – as well as the vision of a three-mile linear park through center city and connecting diverse neighborhoods and institutions, supported by various advocacy groups. 

Support this vision and join in creating a better, greener future for Philadelphia by becoming a Friend, Advocate, or Visionary of the project.

SURFACE was created with the idea management and innovative collaboration of Brands Imagingand Octo Design Group, and is presented by Michael Garden of CITYSPACE. Their events support urban revitalization focusing on art in a cultural environment.


For more information:

Michael Garden
2200 Walnut
Philadelphia 19103
215 625 3650
Cell 215 500 2981

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